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  Rock On The Net: Aaliyah
Aaliyah's alliance with Kelly was not present on her 2nd LP released -
Aaliyah said of her new LP to Billboard: "There is always a bit of pressure to do a good album...
Aaliyah's parents filed a lawsuit against Virgin Records and Blackhawk International Airways accusing them of negligence and contributing to the death of their daughter.
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 Aaliyah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Aaliyah was killed in a plane crash on Saturday August 25, 2001 in the Bahamas.
Aaliyah Haughton, who's Arabic name Aaliyah stands for great power, was a talented pop/R & B singer and actress who was on her way to the top.
Aaliyah's further rise to success was marked by her third album Aaliyah, released in July of this year, as well as her forthcoming performance in Matrix 2.
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 Aaliyah - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born in Brooklyn, New York on January 16, 1979 to Michael and Diane Haughton, and was raised in Detroit.
Aaliyah was originally a vocal major but transferred to a dance major as this was an area that would be incorporated in her career as a singer.
Aaliyah graduated as a dance major with a 4.0 grade point average and was described as the "pride and joy" of the school by the principal teacher according to a press statement from the school.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Aaliyah   (3022 words)

 Aaliyah's Biography
Aaliyah's break is credited to her Uncle Barry Hankerson, CEO and owner of her management company, Blackground Enterprises.
Aaliyah acquired the world's attention at the tender age of 15 when her first single "Back and Forth" landed #1 on the Hot 100 singles chart; dethroning her then svengali, R.Kelly and his track "Your Body's Callin".
In addition, Aaliyah states that the reason she kept her age on the low was because she wanted the world to accept her for her music and not based solely on her age.
www.aaliyah-rip.8k.com /about.html   (793 words)

 CNN.com - Aaliyah: A 'beautiful person's' life cut short - August 27, 2001
Aaliyah, 22, was hitting a career peak that spanned from gold records to the silver screen, from Quincy Jones to Keanu Reeves.
Aaliyah was born Aaliyah Haughton in Brooklyn, New York, on January 16, 1979, and raised in Detroit, Michigan.
Aaliyah's first taste of show business came at an early age and left an indelible mark on her.
archives.cnn.com /2001/SHOWBIZ/Music/08/27/aaliyah.obit   (1068 words)

 Anfy preview
Aaliyah Dana Haughton was born on January 16, 1979 in Brooklyn New York.
Aaliyah was still a student at the Detroit High School of the Performing Arts when she traveled to Kelly’s home in Chicago for music sessions geared towards the anticipation of her second album.
Aaliyah made her first screen-acting debut in Andrzej Bartkowiak’s “Romeo Must Die.” The song entitled, “Try Again” from the movie soundtrack, went to the top of the US singles chart in June 2000.
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 Amazon.com: Aaliyah: Music: Aaliyah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Seven years after her debut at just 15 years old, Aaliyah assembled a third studio album that was astonishingly mature.
I'm still saddened by Aaliyah's unfortunate death back in August 2001, not only because the music industry lost a wonderful, talented artist, but because she seemed like such a genuine, down to earth, caring lady--all around beautiful, inside and out, and she'll forever be missed.
Aaliyah was a truly gifted woman, and in her short-lived life, she blessed us with many things we, her true fans, will never forget.
www.amazon.com /Aaliyah/dp/B00005LMJU   (1544 words)

 Remembering Aaliyah
Aaliyah was killed in a plane crash Saturday in the Bahamas, authorities said.
Born on Jan. 16, 1979, Aaliyah began singing as a child and performed in Las Vegas when she was 11, when she was part of the stage act of Gladys Knight, who at the time was married to Aaliyah's uncle, Barry Hankerson.
Aaliyah is survived by her parents, Diane and Michael Haughton, a brother, Rashad.
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 AskMen.com - Aaliyah Haughton
Aaliyah's "Try Again" has become a mainstay on the R&B and pop charts, while her role in Romeo Must Die is only the beginning of her career as an actress.
Aaliyah Haughton might not be a name that is instantly recognizable by the public, but she sure is trying hard to change that.
Aaliyah Haughton was born on January 16, 1979 in Brooklyn, New York.
www.askmen.com /women/singer/29_aaliyah_haughton.html   (794 words)

 Aaliyah @ Filmbug
Aaliyah's previous contributions to film soundtracks include her song Are You That Somebody from Dr. Doolittle and the Academy Award nominated song Journey To The Past for the motion picture Anastasia.
Aaliyah is also credited with songs from the soundtracks of the 1999 drama Music of the Heart and the 2000 comedy Next Friday.
Aaliyah's eponymous third album, released in 2001, was similarly exalted by her fans and shot to No.1 on the Billboard albums chart.
www.filmbug.com /db/2170   (369 words)

 Aaliyah's Biography
When considering Aaliyah’s track record, it’s befitting that her name (Aah-Lee-Yah) means "the highest, most exalted on, the best." At 22, she had a successful recording career, had established herself as a major motion picture actress and had proven to be an accomplished businesswoman.
She was to be seen early next year in the Warner Brother’s film Queen of the Damned, to play Akasha, the title role in the super-natural adventure, which is based on the third novel in Anne Rice’s Vampire Chronicles.
In 1994 at the age of 14, Aaliyah released her first album, "Age Ain’t Nothing But a Number." It was an instant success.
www.ejams.com /aaliyah_bio.htm   (499 words)

 Aaliyah Biography
Aaliyah was born in Brooklyn, New York on January 16th, 1979 as Aaliyah Dana Haughton.
Unlike her role in Annie, this time Aaliyah was the star, and she was alongside Jet Li, a popular actor and martial artist.
After the filming of the video, Aaliyah and those who worked with her were returning home on a small plane.
www.straightblack.com /music/Aaliyah/Biography.php   (665 words)

Aaliyah's pioneering sound, sultry voice and trend-setting style made her one of the most influential and innovative artists in popular music.
I Care 4 U is a continuation of Aaliyah's musical legacy and a chronicle of her short but legendary life in music.
The album, Aaliyah, released in July 2001, showcased her maturity and growth as an artist and debuted at number 2 on the US charts, selling 2.4 million albums worldwide.
www.ejams.com /aaliyah.shtml   (403 words)

 BBC News | AMERICAS | R&B's Aaliyah dies in plane crash
The 22-year-old singer, whose full name was Aaliyah Haughton, was returning to the US after filming a music video in the Abaco islands, about 270km (170 miles) from Florida.
Aaliyah's song Try Again earned her a Grammy nomination for best female R&B vocalist, and last year she made her film acting debut in Romeo Must Die.
Born in 1979 in New York, Aaliyah was raised in Detroit.
news.bbc.co.uk /1/hi/world/americas/1510034.stm   (454 words)

 Amazon.co.uk: Aaliyah: Music: Aaliyah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
While most artists are just getting going Aaliyah's been through a career arc that has led her from pop to street to an unconventional retro-modern risk-taking version of US RandB.
While Missy Elliot is cranking out jams for all her "club freaks" Aaliyah is like a modern day Minnie Ripperton, exploring the pains of moving from child star to adult sex symbol.
As Aaliyah said, she has titled this cd 'Aaliyah' as it's her most personal album yet and this couldn't be further from the truth.
www.amazon.co.uk /Aaliyah/dp/B00005MCXH   (1752 words)

 Aaliyah Photos - Aaliyah News - Aaliyah Information
Aaliyah got her first big break when singer R. Kelly took her under his wing and helped her create her first album, 1994's Age Ain't Nothing But a Number.
Aaliyah is interred in a private room at the Rosewood Mausoleum at the Ferncliff Cemetary in Hartsdale, New York.
Aaliyah: Well, I think that the image is a part of me. I wear the baggy pants, the hats, the whole nine.
www.tv.com /aaliyah/person/110973/summary.html   (468 words)

Born in Brooklyn, Aaliyah Haughton was moved to Detroit at an early age, where her parents provided her with a vocal instructor before she was even old enough to attend school.
Her public singing career was initiated at the ripe old age of 9, the young singer making an unsuccessful bid on the televised pissing contest Star Search; the loss didn't break her stride in the least, and by 11 she was performing in Las Vegas as a part of Gladys Knight's act.
Over the next two years, Aaliyah kept herself in the public consciousness with contributions to the soundtracks for the animated film Anastasia (earning her an Oscar nomination) and the Eddie Murphy vehicle Doctor Dolittle (earning her a Grammy nomination).
www.nndb.com /people/742/000024670   (482 words)

 Aaliyah   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
On January 16th 1979 the world was blessed with the birth of Aaliyah Dana...
Aaliyah Dana Haughton / Aaliyah Haughton / Aaliyah Houghton
Aaliyah: Making of 'Journey to the Past' (2006) (V)....
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 Aaliyah CD
Aaliyah certainly knows how to deliver a two step smash like 'Try Again', but she can also deliver a deep and tear-jerking R'n'B track that is both comforting and wonderful to listen to.
Aaliyah was just beginning to realise her true potential and this album is an indication of the direction she may have decided to take as she continued to build on her natural talent and amazing voice.
Aaliyah - the LP is a refreshing urban album and Aaliyah's stunning voice will always be a part of the music scene because as an artist she represents one the most accomplished artists who touched the hearts of fans around the world.
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Aaliyah Dani Haughton was born January 16, 1979 in Bedford Stuyvesant, Brooklyn, New York.
Aaliyah’s Uncle Barry Hankerson who was the CEO and owner of a management company Blackground Enterprises played a major role in bringing singing sensation, Aliyah on the top.
Aaliyah was caught by the eyes of people at the tender age of 15 when she came out with her first single “Back and Forth” and it topped the list at number on the hot 100 singles chart.
www.moviespoint.com /actress/aaliyah.php   (549 words)

 Aaliyah: Funeral, New York - August 31st 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
"I have mad love for Aaliyah," said Nichelle Broadway, whose T-shirt was embroidered with a photograph of Aaliyah she had taken at a record-store appearance in July.
As Aaliyah's funeral left St Ignatius Loyola Church in New York, 22 white doves were released — one for each of her 22 years.
A shrine to Aaliyah was the centerpiece: Between the video screens was a photograph of the woman her friend and collaborator Timbaland fondly called "Baby Girl." She looked elegant in an aqua gown.
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 CNN.com - Aaliyah plane was overloaded by hundreds of pounds - August 31, 2001
Aaliyah plane was overloaded by hundreds of pounds
Investigators say that the plane that crashed claiming the life of pop star Aaliyah was overloaded.
A private funeral for Aaliyah will be held Friday in New York, as will a public event at a restaurant near Grand Central Terminal.
archives.cnn.com /2001/WORLD/americas/08/30/aaliyah.crash/index.html   (764 words)

As a singer, Aaliyah's okay but isn't going to make anyone forget Des'ree or Mary J. Blige - she sounds exactly as good as her producer.
Aaliyah doesn't get to sing much, usually reciting sing-song vamps (the title track, her first hit; "I'm So Into You").
With R. Kelly out of the picture, Aaliyah worked with a slew of other producers: Rodney Jerkins ("Everything's Gonna Be Alright"), Jermaine Dupri ("I Gotcha Back"), Kay-Gee, Vincent Herbert and Craig King.
www.warr.org /aaliyah.html   (588 words)

 AaliyahOnline.com - Tribute To An Angel
This is no reflection on Aaliyah, her legacy, or her music.
Aaliyah will always be special in my heart and this has been a special, but trying time in my life.
But things change, and my life has changed dramatically in the last four months - baptism, personal ministry, service in the church, spiritual gifts, spiritual family, and a destiny for my life, part of a greater destiny in the kingdom of God.
www.aaliyahonline.com /aaliyah.html   (794 words)

Ever since her debut in the spring of '94, singer/budding actress Aaliyah has put a dark and moody spin on teen romance, separating her work from the more candy-coated output of her midriff-baring peers.
On Aaliyah, her first new album in five years, the 22-year-old creates a largely up-tempo, thrillingly melodramatic set that again takes a melancholy -- at times sinister -- view of matters of the heart.
Aaliyah only missteps when she tries to stretch outside of her musical comfort zones, indulging in Latin pop and cheesy metal on ''Read Between the Lines'' and ''What If,'' respectively.
www.ew.com /ew/article/review/music/0,6115,168502~4~~aaliyah,00.html   (443 words)

 Zingy Lets Consumers Personalize Their Mobile Phones with New Aaliyah Song While Contributing to a Good Cause
Specific content being offered by Zingy includes a complete suite of Aaliyah wallpapers and a ringtone of her previously unreleased version of "Ave Maria." The Aaliyah Memorial Fund was created to support causes Aaliyah, a talented and popular young artist who died tragically in 2001, found important.
About Aaliyah LLC Aaliyah LLC d/b/a Aaclypse (http://www.aaliyah.com) is a media marketing company dedicated to the preserving and continuing the life's work of the singer/actress Aaliyah.
Aaliyah LLC also administers the Aaliyah Memorial Fund which supports the causes that were important to Aaliyah and the Haughton Family.
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